Monthly Archives: April 2009

Ballad of Timothy Geithner

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Russian Police Get The Bad Guys, Eventually…

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Strange Cloud Formation

From EnglishRussia.com we get these very interesting photos of a recent storm in Moscow. A few days ago a big storm clouds brought by a strong wind covered Moscow. People don’t know what was the reason for this, nor nothing … Continue reading

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We get the government we deserve.

I just wish we deserved better…

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Cheney Wants Results Disclosure

This is eminently sensible given that the legal memos have been released.

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Upcoming RIA Auction

There are some really exceptional pieces for sale in the upcoming RIA auction. The auction has a little of everything, from items which will likely sell for a few hundred dollars to rare collectibles that will certainly command tens of … Continue reading

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Whether The Rich Like It Or Not.

Burt Folsom wants to force the top 1% of earners in this country to pay a larger portion of the total tax base… Here is an odd statistic that is counter intuitive, but central to the argument: in 1981, when … Continue reading

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Low Approach

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Cool Data Center

This datacenter is built in a former cold-war military bunker 30m under bedrock in Stockholm, Sweden. It’s looks like a set for a James Bond’s villian’s lair.

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Why They Need Your Taxes…

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Crowd Reaction to CNN Reporter On TEA Party

This is the part CNN didn’t show… UPDATE: It seems CNN is embarrased by this footage and have had the original video taken off YouTube, citing copyright.  I have updated the link. For more background, head over to Patterico.

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Tea Parties

View 2009 Tea Parties in a larger map

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Hilarious Burger King Ad

Watch this hilarious Burger King ad. Needless to say, some folks don’t see the humor.

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The Dark Side of Dubai

The Independent has a fascinating article describing the unraveling of Dubai in the face of the global recession.

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Magnetic Movie

Magnetic Movie: Magnetic Movie from Semiconductor on Vimeo.

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